Archive for Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Chieftains earn All-KVL basketball honors

March 13, 2013, 2:50 p.m.

Updated: March 13, 2013, 4:13 p.m.

All-KVL girls team

First team

Jenny Whitledge, Tonganoxie

Anna Deegan, Bonner Springs

Stephanie Lichtenauer, Mill Valley

Tanner Tripp, Mill Valley

Jamie Johnson, Basehor-Linwood

Taylor Williams, Bishop Ward

Jessica Wayne, Piper

Haley Hoffine, Bonner Springs

Mackenzie Conklin, Mill Valley

Katelyn Waldeier, Tonganoxie

McKenna Mortell, Turner

Julianne Jackson, Bonner Springs

Honorable mention

Hannah Kemp, Tonganoxie

McKenzie Koch, Mill Valley

Megan Woolley, Piper

All-KVL boys team

First team

Joe Schneider, Lansing

Chase Younger, Basehor-Linwood

Nathan Stacy, Mill Valley

Clay Young, Lansing

Wyatt Voorhes, Mill Valley

Calvin Johnson, Piper

Luke Long, Piper

Jack Dale, Tonganoxie

Sam Worthy, Turner

Roy Clayter, Lansing

J.P. Downing, Basehor-Linwood

Jordan Jackson, Bonner Springs

Honorable mention

Tim Sanders, Basehor-Linwood

Evan Brull, Bishop Ward

Logan Terrell, Bonner Springs

Lucas Mein, Lansing

Khalil Bailey, Lansing

Brett Hamilton, Mill Valley

Tyrone Jennings, Piper

Doninique Jennings, Piper

De'Andre Fenrick, Turner

Three members of the Tonganoxie High girls basketball team have been honored for their individual success this season with selections to the 2013 All-Kaw Valley League team.

Senior Jenny Whitledge and junior Katelyn Waldeier each earned first-team selections after leading the team in scoring and rebounding all season. Whitledge, a four-time All-KVL selection, averaged a double-double in her final year with 16 points and 11.4 rebounds per game. She leaves the program as the school's all-time leading rebounder and ranks second in scoring. Waldeier averaged 9.9 points and 8.4 rebounds per game in her first season as a starter.

Senior Hannah Kemp was named an honorable mention. The four-year varsity player led the team in assists for the second straight season, recording 83 this season. She was an honorable mention last season.

On the boys side, freshman Jack Dale earned first-team honors in his first high school season. Dale led the Chieftains in scoring in nearly every game this season, averaging 14 points per game. He led the team in several other offensive categories, including field goals made (95), three-pointers made (25), free throws made (79) and free throw percentage (81.4).

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